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  • Learn to Spinning (#11608)

    SKU: 11608

    Wednesday 1-4pm, November 6, 2019

    Skill level: Beginner


    This class requires the use of a spinning wheel in good working order. Students should bring their own wheel. We will have a couple of extra wheels available. The student will learn parts of the wheel, different styles of wheels and some history. Students will learn how to treadle, draft and ply.


    Instructor: Nicola Danks

              Instructor Info

    Number of students: 5 maximum

    Charge to student: $ 30

    Instructor supplies: Printed hand out, roving specially chosen for ease of spinning (excellent for the beginning spinner) and individual attention while mastering the basics of using a spinning wheel.


    Student supply list: Your own wheel if it is in GOOD working order. Your own roving if you prefer. Most importantly, a desire to learn to spin and have fun in class and for many years to come.